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Imitation of Life

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 46 min.

Plot Summary
Widow Bea Pullman (Claudette Colbert) and her daughter, Jessie, take in a fair-skinned black girl and her mother, housekeeper Delilah Johnson (Louise Beavers). Struggling to make ends meet, Delilah shares her family pancake recipe with Bea, and the two decide to start a business on the Atlantic City boardwalk. Together, the women find great success and considerable fortune, but they also encounter family hardships and some deep-seated identity and racial problems.

Cast: Claudette Colbert , Warren William , Louise Beavers , Rochelle Hudson , Ned Sparks , Alan Hale , Henry Armetta , Wyndham Standing

Director: John M. Stahl

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Universal Pictures

Imitation of Life (1934)

Release Date: January 11th, 2002|1 hr. 46 min.

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